The Marico is a hidden gem of peace and tranquillity with many offerings for that quiet “getaway” with family and friends
Staying in the Marico
Groot Marico is small. Blink and you will miss it. But a visit here is almost imperative. There are some enchanting old buildings, including the Information Centre tucked off the main road behind a wall built by Italian prisoners of war during World War II, and a good place to stop to find out local information.
Situated just off the N4, known as the Platinum Highway, the little town of Groot Marico lies between Zeerust and Rustenburg. The town Groot-
Where to Stay
We offer workshops where you can learn about the health and beauty benefits of our various plants and trees and buy a wide collection of our herbal crafted products. For accommodation, we offer a two-story roundhouse with two double beds and if desired, home-cooked meals.
Contact: Kathy & Zak Herbst
Tel: 083 278 4217 or 083 703 1411
Evergreen River Guest House
A privately owned farm situated on the banks of the Groot Marico River. We pride ourselves on our luxurious cottages that are tastefully furnished and equipped. We offer peace and tranquillity in unspoilt nature
Contact: Lynnie & Rob Kriel
Tel: 014 503 1057 or 082 784 1782
Kaya Inkalamo Game Lodge
Situated in the heart of the North West Bushveld lies the paradise Kaya Inkalamo Game Lodge. Breakaway & experience the beauty of the Bushveld. The Lodge is renowned for conferences, weddings, functions, & much more.
Contact: Nadine Theron
Tel: 079 218 5600
Kearney’s Guest Farm
Kearneys Guest Farm is situated in the heart of the Marico Bushveld surrounded by breathtaking nature and the Marico River runs through the lower part of the farm.
Come and enjoy a relaxing weekend.
Contact: Steyn Kearney
Tel: 082 803 3628
Madikwena Safari Game Farm & Crocodile Ranch
This splendid bushveld is home to crocodile breeding and other wildlife ranching. An inspiring combination of modern-day equipment on a vintage site.
Contact: Daphne Reader
Tel: 083 293 7090
Nyedi is in the heart of the Groot Marico district on the banks of the river, where you can experience the best of South African luxurious private farm-style accommodation. Activities include swimming in the river, canoeing, hiking, birding, fishing, stargazing and more.
Contact: Hector Magome
Tel: 084 841 7246
Stille Waters Guest Farm
Stille Waters Guest Farm offers you the opportunity to get away from the noise, pollution and stress of city life to the peace and tranquillity of the Marico River valley in the African bush.
Contact: Robbie Reichel
Tel: 073 383 0832
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Tara Rokpa Centre
TRC is a peaceful healing centre in the African bushveld. It is situated in a wooded valley of the Groot Marico District. The environment is pristine, the air and water are unpolluted and the night sky is fantastic.
Contact: Pippa Cope
Tel: 076 309 3751
The Hanging Garden Bushveld Retreat
“The Hanging Garden”, a private and secluded, off the grid, Bushveld Get-
Contact: Troy & Karen Dougans
Tel: 082 554 5651 or 083 358 0703
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Groot Marico Visitors Info Centre
Paul Kruger Str, Groot Marico
Contact:Santa van Bart
Tel: 083 272 2958 or 073 908 6677
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Angela’s Guest House – Tel: 081 854 2258 | Email: email@example.com
Aura Farm Guest House – Tel: 078 432 7824 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Djembe Backpackers, Many Hands – Tel: 079 955 8119 | Email: email@example.com
Downstream Accommodation – Lynn Meyer Tel: 082 326 2543 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/Downstream-Accommodation-108457271831258
Malena Wildplaas – Tel: 082 929 7570 | Email: email@example.com
Red Cliff Lodge – Juliet Fourie Tel: 082 640 9329 | firstname.lastname@example.org | Website: https://redclifflodge.co.za
Rietspruit Rusoord Natuurreservaat – Beatrice vd Merwe Tel: 079 839 9167 | Email: email@example.com
Up the Creek Guest Farm – Tel: 014 503 0085 or 083 626 1103 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org